Mathilda is a happy girl with a caring family, though her older brother teases her and her mother doesn't always hear when Mathilda is talking to her and her dad often worked away from home… still, she knows they care for her. She has good friends too and they have lots of fun together. But Mathilda is not happy at the moment. She is worried about Sebastian, one of her friends. He has a problem, but when Mathilda tries to talk to him about it, Seb just laughs. Mathilda turns to her family for help and though they don't quite know how they can help solve her problem, they do manage to keep her busy, having a good time with her friends, while they try to find a solution. In the end, help comes from an unexpected quarter.
This is a story of friendship and family in which a young girl proves her loyalty towards her friends and the trust she has in her family to help her with her problem. Mathilda is a confident, independent girl, whose honesty and generosity make her an appealing character in this adventure.